Essential reference texts providing guidance for measuring race and racial discrimination, and engaging communities in health equity efforts. 


Davis LE and Engel RJ. Measuring Race and Ethnicity. New York, NY: Springer 2011.

National Research Council. Measuring Racial Discrimination. Washington DC: National Academies Press, 2004.

Smedley BD and Stith AY. Unequal Treatment: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care. Institute of Medicine.

Weinstein JM, Amy Geller A, Negussie Y, Baciu A, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Community-Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States, Communities in action: pathways to health equity. Washington, DC : The National Academies Press, 2017.